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Best Road Less Traveled Poems

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Premium Member A Poem Made Up Of Cliches
A POEM MADE UP OF CLICHES

At Poetry Soup we're admonished
Never to use cliches
They provide us an extensive list
For the error of our ways

But one thing...

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Categories: road less traveled, humor,
Form: Rhyme



Raindrops
Raindrops
are like my thoughts
falling down into my mind
sending goose bumps down
my spine

Their cool aftermath
cleanses me of my thoughts
of fear and uncertainty 
about what tomorrows
pain may...

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Categories: road less traveled, adventure, angst, art, imagination, inspirational, introspection,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Flickering Shadows
Sunshine streamed in through 
the windows on a slant.

As she flipped long curly 
red locks off her shoulder.

She took the other road
most often. 

The road...

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Categories: road less traveled, adventure,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Reason Without Rhyme
Never give up before you think that you might be giving in.
Something must be said for the beauty of a day
Life is the unfoldings of...

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© ... Gigno  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: road less traveled, inspirational
Form: Free verse
Tomorrow's Signature
Yesterday sent its regards in a farewell
letter, 
A gesture of fate intact, sealed for the 
departed,
Or better yet, the progressive harmonies
of God, such as we...

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Categories: road less traveled, emotions, i love you, imagery, love,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Empathetic
"I shall be telling this with a sigh" 
    Robert Frost, The Road Less Traveled. 

Mom
took me
to try on
my first pair of...

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Categories: road less traveled, mother
Form: Etheree
The Alien
Listen to the sonorous tones 
of silence secluded in sighs,
Blind to every sight of reality,
with kaleidoscope vision and spider 
eyes.
Revisions perfected the proper 
cocktail
for soaring...

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Categories: road less traveled, introspectionme, voice, me, voice,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Un-Ringing the Bells
Un-Ringing the Bells


To live in the shadow of the steeples
the tintinnabulation of Poe’s bells*
tormenting the sinners as they slumber
wrestling the darkened dreams of childhood hells

following...

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Categories: road less traveled, change, growing up,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member She Folded
She folded, quit, shut down, bled out
In a horrible, end-of-life way.
With pills
And lots of them

Never fulfilling her dreams, 
Never finding her hopes.
Never traveling the road...

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Categories: road less traveled, depression,
Form: Free verse
Jesus Is the Only Way to Heaven
Jesus Is The Only Way to Heaven!

The road to hell is paved with good intentions.
As people travel from all kinds of directions.

The directions for some...

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Categories: road less traveled, faith, forgiveness, god, heaven, jesus, religious,
Form: Rhyme
Divergent paths.
For Linda-Marie's "Journey Back In Time.'  Style: Nonet


In youth the road less traveled called me;
fame and money held no allure.
There were mountains to conquer,...

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© Wayne Sapp  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: road less traveled, work
Form: Nonet
Change
Mend the life set before me--
                   ...

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Categories: road less traveled, angst
Form: Free verse
The Devil Walks
The devil walks 
gets tired
and sits,
and while the devil sits
the devil picks up a tired fruit
rotting, and with jagged nails he peals
slowly, the tender fruit...

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Categories: road less traveled, allegory, angst, confusion, education, fear, forgiveness,
Form: Free verse
Higher Learning
Spoken word ... The mind is a paradox , wrapped in a riddle that can leave you 
stuck in the middle... For you see my...

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Categories: road less traveled, philosophy, riddle,
Form: Free verse
To Rhyme Or Not To Rhyme
They say that rhyme is out of time
With what's in vogue today.
Rhythmic flow has lost its charm
And verse has lost its way.
 
I think about...

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Categories: road less traveled, conflict, humor, passion, poetry, word play,
Form: Rhyme
Who will save me
The drum beats silent 
to the sound of my aching heart

He runs his callused hands across my olive skin
Bitter is my heart

As I lye quietly...

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Categories: road less traveled, depression, faith, hope, me, life, me,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
The Unseen Miles
Yeah I can get so hyped up with life so high I'm so freaking verbally drunk like a psycho,
 Mind so wrong nothing in my...

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Categories: road less traveled, inspirational, native american, on writing and
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Personalizing randomization
I will start with a word
Not knowing where it will take me
"inconsistencies"
No never mind
Forget that word
Oh shit I can't think of a word
What kind of...

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Categories: road less traveled, adventure, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Whispers Of An Eagle
eagle's sweet whisper
road less traveled in the woods
lead me to safety

Written By: Laura Loo
Date Written: February 9, 2016...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: road less traveled, nature,
Form: Haiku
The Beaten Path
"Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,"
as I ever so quietly stood.
Excitedly pondering which choice to make, 
but tempered by the fear of making a...

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Categories: road less traveled, hope, introspection, life, life, life,
Form: Heroic Couplets
Who I am Today
I got 2 memba who I once was, who I really am, what I really am, and who Im still yet TO BECOME. I got...

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Categories: road less traveled, adventure, faith, fear, growing up, inspirational,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member SO I CAN'T CALL A DUCK -- A DUCK
SO I CAN’T CALL A DUCK…A DUCK
                  ...

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Categories: road less traveled, freedom, writing,
Form: I do not know?
Life's Walkway
Oh, look over there!
There's a button that makes life easy,
wait, what's that? 
There is no easy button! 
Someone forgot to mention,
self-destruct is a straightforward path.
Like...

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Categories: road less traveled, journey, life, symbolism,
Form: Free verse
Trust In Him
(In reference to the LORD)

If your cup from Trouble is filled
to the rim
And, the road less-traveled appears
to be grim
Making for your chances of survival
appear to...

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Categories: road less traveled, change,
Form: Ode
Narrow Road Home

I've read of a road less traveled,
Upon which some dare to tread,
But I know of one that can unravel
The reason this world lives in dread.

It's...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: road less traveled, faith, endurance, integrity,
Form: Rhyme